"Marine microorganisms widely distributed on our oceans of the earth and emerging as the great source for the discovery of natural products. Further they are developing as therapeutic agents for various human diseases. Antibacterial, antifungal, anti-parasitic, antiviral, anti-infective, insecticidal, antitumor, antiinflammatory, antioxidant and herbicidal compounds as well as many other compounds are enzyme inhibitors have been isolating from marine actinomycetes. Almost 60% of the antibiotics discovered in the year 1990 and most of the antibiotics (Streptomycin related antibiotics) are from the genus Streptomyces. Marine drugs have been using for various diseases like cancer, typhoid, cholera etc, Hymenialdisine (HMD), a sponge-derived natural product reported as human kinase inhibitors with nanomolar activity.
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